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'Chick with a Trick' with an award in Zagreb

3/31/2009

The production 'Chick with a Trick' and Desislava Mincheva got a new prestigious award – Prize for Best Female Role at the 2nd Gumbekovi Dani Festival of Cabaret in Zagreb, Croatia. It is a professional event which focuses the attention of audience and professionals to the art of cabaret as a stage form. The festival selected 12 projects from Croatia, Serbia, USA and Bulgaria.

'Chick with a Trick' by Petar Todorov is a production which could be related to various stage forms – puppet theatre, music theatre, even dance. The organizers of 'Gumbekovi Dani' has invited it as a cabaret production which proves once more the universality of the show. It is already performed over 150 times in Bulgaria, Norway, Slovenia, Romania, Albania, Pakistan, Iceland, Croatia. So far 'Chick with a Trick' got the following awards: Best Puppet performance nomination for Ikar 2006 awards of Union of Bulgarian Actors; First price of Dutch jury at XV International Puppet Festival in Plovdiv/Bulgaria 2006; Award for Exclusive Acting performance by Desislava Mincheva at XV International Puppet Festival in Plovdiv/Bulgaria 2006; Award for Best actress at Star Gala festival in Bacau/Romania 2007; Award for Best actress at Albamono festival in Korca/Albania 2007.